Education Technology

Slope

Published on 02/10/2004

Activity Overview

This StudyCards™ set promotes understanding of the meaning of slope and evaluation of slope using delta y/delta x definition. Use with Foundations for College Mathematics, Ch. 4-1.

Before the Activity

Students should have access to either the TI-83 Plus or TI-84 Plus family of calculators.
Download the attached StudyCards™ file to students' calculators.

During the Activity

Use this StudyCards™ set to gain understanding of the meaning of slope and evaluation of slope using delta y/delta x definition.

After the Activity

  • Review student results
  • As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
  • Re-teach concepts as necessary